We offer up to 10 summer intern positions each year to economics, finance, mathematics, law and/or accounting students who usually have one or two years of an Honours or Master's degree left to complete following their internship.
Please note intern positions are only open to students studying at a NZ university and are a NZ Citizen or NZ Permanent Resident.
You’ll be majoring in economics, finance, mathematics, law and/or accounting. Subjects that are useful to take include macroeconomics, monetary economics, finance, applied econometrics, law and/or mathematics subjects like QUAN (mathematics for economics and finance).
You will be curious, analytical, a critical thinker and a team player. Strong written and verbal communication skills mean you know how to present your work clearly and concisely. Our interns are diverse in their backgrounds and interests. This makes for a dynamic team that has plenty of fun.
As a summer intern, you’ll work at the Bank over the summer holidays from around mid-November until mid-February. You will work in one of the following departments during your internship:
Find out what our past summer interns worked on during their internships at the Reserve Bank and why they would recommend applying for an internship with us: